Vania King is a Taiwanese tennis player. A former top 10 doubles player, King won the Wimbledon and US Open doubles titles in 2010 with her partner Yaroslava Shvedova, with whom she also reached the final of the US Open 2011. A total of 15 titles of double WTA and a high ranking in their career World No.3. She was also a finalist in the men's and women's doubles final of the 2009 French Open, with Marcelo Melo. In solo content, King was ranked 50th in the world. Her biggest accomplishments include a WTA title at the 2006 Bangkok Open and a two-time finalist at the 2013 Guangzhou International and Jianxi International 2016. She also made it all the way to the third round of Grand Slam tournaments, also doing four times. King announced his retirement on April 6, 2021
|Residence||Boynton Beach, Florida|
|Born||February 3, 1989, Monterey Park, California|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.62 m)|
|Turned pro||July 2006|
|Retired||6 April 2021|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career record||269–250 (%)|
|Highest ranking||No. 50 (November 6, 2006)|
|Australian Open||3R (2012)|
|French Open||3R (2011)|
|Wimbledon||2R (2006, 2009)|
|US Open||3R (2009, 2011)|
|Career record||324–203 (%)|
|Highest ranking||No. 3 (June 6, 2011)|
|Current ranking||No. 81 (April 5, 2021)|
|Australian Open||QF (2012, 2016, 2018)|
|French Open||SF (2011)|
|US Open||W (2010)|
|Tour Finals||SF (2010, 2011)|
|Australian Open||2R (2018)|
|French Open||F (2009)|
|Wimbledon||2R (2007, 2014)|
|US Open||QF (2006)|
|Fed Cup||5–7 (%)|
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2010 Wimbledon and US Open doubles champion who's established herself in double play over the course of her career, peaking as the number three player in the world in 2011.
She turned pro in the middle of 2006, when she was 17 years old.
She's also made every major tournament in singles play, but hasn't found nearly the same success as in doubles.
She was born to Taiwanese immigrants and has three older brothers, including a brother who had a brief professional tennis career.
She competed with Marcelo Melo in mixed doubles at the 2009 French Open.
- Taiwanese American tennis player
- Champion Wimbledon
- Women's Doubles Grand Slam (tennis) champion
- American Open Champion (tennis)
- Athletes in Los Angeles County, California
- Sports athlete from Long Beach, California
- California tennis player
- American tennis player
Latest information about Vania King updated on May 30 2021.